The dog days of summer are fast approaching, promising sun-filled days, hazy afternoons, and (best of all) the most delicious corn of the season.
It’s a time of year we at KingOfPOP.com get really excited for and, to make the most of it, we rounded up some delicious recipes we’re excited to try.
- Cheesy Corn on the Cob
We’re firm believers in cheese being corn’s BFF. That’s why our tummies are in a tizzy just thinking about these parmesan-topped corn on the cobs.
- Spicy Hoisin and Sesame Glazed Corn
Sugar, spice, and corn sounds real nice! Check out this recipe for Spicy Hoisin and Sesame Glazed Corn. It looks beautiful, sounds fancy, and doesn’t appear to be hard to make.
- Grilled Corn on the Cob 5 Ways
Any and all of these crowd-pleasing recipes look like a sure win. (List includes Pizzaiola, Bacon Cheddar, and Toasted Sesame.)
- Corn on the Cob with Lemon Basil Pesto
Pesto makes just about anything better. So when we stumbled upon this recipe for Corn on the Cob with Lemon Basil Pesto, we knew we’d have to try it.
- Roasted Corn Fiesta Guacamole
Snacking on corn is our favorite pastime and this guacamole takes it to a whole new level. See the recipe (and gorgeous photos) here.
- Fresh Summer Corn Salsa
Not a fan of avocado? See this similar recipe for corn-speckled salsa.
- Summer Fruit and Halloumi Salad
Salad can be hard to get excited about. But, lucky for all of us, this recipe is packed with intriguing flavors, including nectarine, cherries, and, obviously, corn.
About the Author:
Katie Straw is the writer at KingOfPOP.com, maker of delicious handcrafted gourmet popcorn, and currently resides in Manchester, New Hampshire.